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4 letters words from 'lade'

DALE 5DEAL 5
LADE 5LEAD 5

3 letters words from 'lade'

ALE 3DAE 4
DAL 4DEL 4
ELD 4LAD 4
LEA 3LED 4

2 letters words from 'lade'

AD 3AE 2
AL 2DA 3
DE 3EA 2
ED 3EL 2
LA 2 

All 4 letters words made out of lade

lade alde ldae dlae adle dale laed aled lead elad aeld eald ldea dlea leda elda dela edla adel dael aedl eadl deal edal

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word lade. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in lade.

Definitions and meaning of lade

lade

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /leɪd/
  • Rhymes: -eɪd
  • Homophone: laid

Etymology 1

From Middle English laden, from Old English hladan, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną (to load), from Proto-Indo-European *kleh₂- (to put, lay out).

Verb

lade (third-person singular simple present lades, present participle lading, simple past laded, past participle laden or laded)

  1. To fill or load (related to cargo or a shipment).
    • And they laded their asses with the corn.
  2. To weigh down, oppress, or burden.
  3. To use a ladle or dipper to remove something (generally water).
    to lade water out of a tub, or into a cistern
    • c. 1591, William Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part 3, Act III scene ii[1]:
      And chides the sea that sunders him from thence, / Saying, he'll lade it dry to have his way.
  4. To transfer (molten glass) from the pot to the forming table, in making plate glass.
  5. (nautical) To admit water by leakage.

Related terms

  • bill of lading
  • laden
  • lading

Translations

Noun

lade (plural lades)

  1. (Scotland) A load.

Etymology 2

From Middle English lad, from Old English lād, from Proto-Germanic *laidō (a way, course). Related to lode, lead (to conduct).

Noun

lade (plural lades)

  1. (Britain, dialect, obsolete) The mouth of a river.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Bishop Gibson to this entry?)
  2. (Britain, dialect, obsolete) A passage for water; a ditch or drain.
  3. (Scotland) Water pumped into and out of mills, especially woolen mills.

Anagrams

  • ALDE, Adel, Dale, Deal, Dela, E.D. La., Leda, adle, dale, deal, lead

Cimbrian

Noun

lade f

  1. cupboard, cabinet

References

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Danish

Etymology 1

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþǭ, derived from *hlaþaną (to load) (se below)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈlæːðə]
  • Rhymes: -aːdə

Noun

lade c (singular definite laden, plural indefinite lader)

  1. (agriculture) barn (building)
Inflection

Etymology 2

From Old Danish latæ, from Old Norse láta, from Proto-Germanic *lētaną.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈla], (always in the meanings "pretend, seem") IPA(key): [ˈlæːðə]

Verb

lade (imperative lad, present tense lader, past tense lod, past participle ladet or ladt)

  1. let (to allow)
  2. leave (to transfer responsibility or attention)
  3. have (cause to, by command or request)
  4. have (cause to be)
  5. make (force to do)
  6. pretend, seem, appear
    in the expressions lade som om (to pretend) and lade til (to seem)
Inflection

Etymology 3

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈlæːðə]
  • Rhymes: -aːdə

Verb

lade (imperative lad, present tense lader, past tense ladede, past participle ladet)

  1. load
  2. charge
  3. let go
    in the expressions lade vandet (to urinate) and lade livet (to die) (etymologically, they belong to the former verb, but they have the pronunciation and morphology of this verb).
Inflection

Usage notes

In relation to guns, the past participle is ladt.

Etymology 4

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈlæːðə]

Adjective

lade

  1. definite singular of lad
  2. plural of lad

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaː.də/

Etymology 1

Noun

lade f (plural laden or lades, diminutive ladetje n)

  1. (dated) Alternative form of la

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

lade

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of laden

Anagrams

  • adel, dale

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈlaːdə/
  • Rhymes: -aːdə

Verb

lade

  1. inflection of laden:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Middle Dutch

Etymology

From Old Dutch *latha, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþō.

Noun

lāde f

  1. box, case
  2. (eastern) plank, beam

Inflection

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants

  • Dutch: lade, la
  • Limburgish: laaj

Further reading

  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929) , “lade (I)”, in Middelniederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page I

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

  • la

Etymology

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Verb

lade (imperative lad, present tense lader, passive lades, simple past lada or ladet or ladde, past participle lada or ladet or ladd, present participle ladende)

  1. (electricity) to charge (e.g. a battery)
  2. to load (a weapon)

Related terms

  • lader (noun)

References

  • “lade” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology 1

From Old Norse hlaða, from Proto-Germanic *hlaþaną.

Alternative forms

  • la (short form)
  • lada (long form with a- or split infinitives)

Verb

lade (present tense ladar or lader, past tense lada or ladde, supine lada or ladd or ladt, past participle lada or ladd, present participle ladande, imperative lad)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to load, charge
    Synonym: laste

Etymology 2

From Old Norse hlaði m, hlaða f.

Noun

lade m (definite singular laden, indefinite plural ladar, definite plural ladane)

  1. a barn
Related terms
  • løe

References

  • “lade” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • Dale, Lade, adel, adle, alde, dale, dela, edla, elda, lade, leda

Swedish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɑː(dɛ)/

Verb

lade

  1. past tense of lägga.

Anagrams

  • Edla, adel, dela, leda

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to load with cargo.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)